Providence Health & Services Clinical Manager, Surgical Services in Centralia, Washington


Providence is calling a Clinical Manager, Surgical Services (Full Time, Day Shift) to work in Surgery at Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, WA.

We are seeking a Clinical Manager, Surgical Services to be responsible for the daily operational functions of patient care in the surgical services environment.

In this position you will:

  • Manage staff in Surgery Services departments; ensure time sheets are accurately completed as required.

  • Consult with staff, physicians, and Department Director on Nursing issues and interpretation of hospital policies to ensure patient needs are met.

  • Develop, revise, and implement Surgical Services policies and procedures.

  • Maintain performance improvement activities, participate in quality improvement activities, and provide planning of educational needs.

  • Provide and control supplies and equipment needed for successful operation of the Surgical Services Department; manage and delegate control of inventories to ensure proper amounts available.

  • Verify availability of all supplies required for correct operation of the department; oversee sterilization process.

  • Manage actions toward supervision of nursing care given to pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients within the surgical suite and PACU, according to nursing policies and procedures and AORN standards.

  • Maintain regulatory requirements, including all state, federal and JCAHO regulations.


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current WA State DOH license to practice as a Registered Nurse

  • Bachelor’s degree in Nursing

  • BLS certification

  • Three (3) plus years’ clinical nursing in an OR of like size and scope

  • Familiarity with a wide variety of OR / PACU equipment

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • CNOR, ASPAN or Board Certification by ANCC

  • Previous management experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Centralia Hospital in Centralia, Washington is a 127-bed, not-for-profit hospital providing emergency, diagnostic, cancer, birthing and surgical services. It consistently receives high scores on accreditation surveys by the Joint Commission, the Washington Department of Health and the Washington Department of Social and Health Services.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Supervisory / Management

Location: Washington-Centralia

Req ID: 159047